Miami Pine Rocklands Coalition

Meet the Board


President Al Sunshine: Retired Investigative Reporter and Digital Journalist who celebrated 40 years in local and network broadcasting based out of South Florida.


Vice President Maria Belen Valladares: Public Insurance Adjuster, owns her own firm since 2003 and Realtor with DecoNova International Realty.  She is also a non-attorney member of The Florida Bar’s Grievance Committee, former legislative aide to the Florida House of Representatives, co-founder and vice-president of Floridians in Action. 


Secretary Zac Cosner: UM student, former Eagle Scout and Volunteer with the Tropical Audubon Society, who has made notable contributions to the Coalition.


Member-at-Large - acting Treasurer William “Cully” Waggoner: A second generation Miamian with a strong professional sales, marketing and customer service background. Cully uses his customer-relations and Social Media and marketing experience to promote MPRC both online and off. He has written Op-Ed pieces and been quoted in local print and online media regarding the Pine Rocklands. He is meticulous researcher for MPRC and has posted many detailed documents online regarding potential projects that threaten the Pine Rocklands.